Skip to main content
Updated:
Original:

4 die in 3 separate Minnesota road crashes in 12-hour span

Author:

Four people died in three separate accidents within a 12-hour span Saturday on Minnesota roadways, the Star Tribune reports.

In Stewartville, Yujie Miao, 25, of Dallas, was killed in a one-vehicle rollover on Highway 30 at about 3:45 a.m.

North of Cannon Falls on Highway 52, La Yin, 48, and Naw Wah, 48, both of St. Paul, died when their vehicle was broadsided at about noon. The accident happened after the driver of their vehicle failed to yield, the Minnesota State Patrol says.

Neither Yin or Wah were wearing seat belts, and were ejected from the vehicles, officials said.

About about 3 p.m., Krista Suronen, 42, of Rogers died in a crash on Highway 59, north of Plummer and south of Thief River Falls. The Red Lake Sheriff's Office is still investigating the mishap.

Next Up

fire pixabay stock

House explosion kills 1, severely injures another

Authorities described the home as "completely destroyed."

Kotyza-Witthuhn screengrab

Watch: MN lawmaker 'attacked' by giggling child during live hearing

This has to be the most adorable moment ever from a Commerce Finance and Policy Committee hearing, right?

Sloane Martin

Sloane Martin leaving WCCO Radio for bigger role with Big Ten Network

Martin has been a staple at WCCO Radio since Election Day 2016.

Flickr - Xcel Energy truck - Tony Webster

Xcel Energy wants to raise MN customers' electricity rates

If approved, rates go up by an average of $18.50 a month for customers.

Screen Shot 2021-10-27 at 1.11.05 PM

MPD chief 'confident' officers will still show up after Question 2 vote

Arradondo held a press conference Wednesday in which he urged for a 'No' vote.

J R Jones - Anoka County Jail 2021.10.16 - Resize crop

Charges: Driver in fatal hit-and-run said he thought he hit dog or sign

The crash killed a 56-year-old Blaine woman who had been out walking her dog.

vaccine, covid

Here is Minnesota's plan to vaccinate kids 5-11 against COVID-19

The plan includes hosting vaccination clinics at schools across the state.

Mounds View PD missing 12yo Riddley

12-year-old Twin Cities boy has been missing for 4 days

Police are asking for the public's help locating the child,

moorhead police

Police searching for man charged with kidnapping woman at gunpoint

The man approached the victim's car and pointed a gun at her, the charges state.

Related